Tuesday, December 14, 2010

WEDDING AT SRINGERI

Left Chikkamagalur early morning 6.30a.m. to reach Sringeri, a distance of 92km on a hilly, winding road.... passed through Balehonnuru, Jayapura..... reached Sri Sharadamba Temple at 9.00a.m...... had darshana of the Goddess........ and came to Kalyana mantapa, where Babanna (Venkatraj), son of Hebri Srikanth Acharya...... Shubha's uncle.......was to get married.....present at the right time.... muhurthum.....

Had lunch, left from Sringeri.....  visited the place Kuppalli..... where famous kannada writer, poet, literary person, KUVEMPU..... Kuppalli Venkatappa Puttappa...... lived..... house now for public exhibition..... with display of poet's work, living style......and the ambience.....  a house in a remote area of Malnadu.... a poet inspired by the scenic beauty of nature.......
Spent about an hour at the place...... reached Hongirana, name of the school in Amatekoppa, Near Sagara......
a distance of 120 km, on a not so good road..... reached at 6.00p.m...... school is celebrating Utsava.... yearly gala function for three days......Ms Shobha, brother's daughter is running the school with about 720 children from KG to Grade 12.........
Friday, 03 Dec
with BABANNA & BRIDE
at KUPPALLI, KUVEMPU HOUSE

1 comment:

  1. Did you buy any souvenirs? that is an excellent growth to 720 kids!!

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